Liebesaffäre

Hinreißen, berauschen Mitreißen, wegreißen Wegfegen, wegschwemmen Entzücken, verzücken Verzaubern, verfluchen Verwünschen, berücken Umgaukeln betören Verhexen, behexen

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New York Pavements

There is a photograph of me taken in 1995 on East 75th Street in New York City. It was the first time I’d been to the USA, and I was on a university field trip. Since I was studying Fine Art, our field trip had no agenda other than to soak up the culture of […]

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A house where you lived once.

A house where you lived once. Somewhere, despite everyone else who lived in it before or after you, inside it and outside it are fragments of your existence there. A handprint on a wall, buried beneath paint and wallpaper. A dent in the woodwork from crashing a toy car. Atoms of carbon dioxide exhaled from […]

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Imagining I’m Your Friend

I always think I’d avoid these things But time and again you know you’ve lost again Here I am alone Imagining I’m your friend Walking by the abyss Looking for answers I think about talking to you Even dream about talking to you And you talk back But never like when I meet you Am […]

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Sheffield

Clubs, so unexciting from the outside I feel I cut your hair in the sad bedroom And the next day we tried to buy a wig In the windy afternoon sun Noise all over the place Leaves mushy round our feet When we walk from street to street Happy to be free of sloanes Between […]

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